Welcome to The Gathering Place

The Gathering Place offers free programs and services to help individuals and families cope with the impact of cancer in their lives. Our staff is available to provide help via phone and through our virtual programs. Contact Beth Bennett, Chief Program Officer, via email or at 216.455.1517 to get connected.

If you are new to The Gathering Place, we invite you to take part in our Welcoming Orientation offered virtually on Mondays at 6:30pm or on Saturdays at 10:30am. To register for the session that fits your schedule click here.

The Gathering Place Referral Form for Healthcare Professionals - Please click here to download

The Regina Brett Wig Salon has reopened in our Beachwood location to provide a free wig to women who have experienced/are experiencing hair loss from cancer treatment. To make an appointment call Eileen Coan at 216.455.1504 or email at coan@touchedbycancer.org.

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Phones, Screens, Face-to-Face: How we connect

During March and April, we reached out to the 2,000+ participants who had visited, called or emailed us in the last six months. In the first weeks of self-isolation, mostly everyone...


Coping with the Stress of a Cancer Diagnosis

When you or someone you love is diagnosed with cancer, your stress can increase. There is the shock of hearing those words; the exhaustion of so many appointments with so...


Helping Families Cope with Cancer

The Gathering Place is here to help you and your children and teens cope with the impact of cancer in your family. Our free programs and services are help families...

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The Gathering Place's funding comes from individuals, families, organizations, foundations and corporations, through our Tribute program, Annual Fund, Special Events and TGP Warehouse sales. We are a qualified 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization.
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